Children's Hooded Fleece Sweatshirts Recalled

Date:
March 25, 2009
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
Rusty North America
The Danger:
The sweatshirts have a drawstring through the hood which can pose a strangulation hazard to children.
Description:
This recall involves about 635 boys hooded fleece sweatshirts sold with the following names and style numbers printed along with the RN #123549 located on the country of origin and care label in the center back neck: Industrial R48210106, Continue R48210105, Warp R48210122, and Enuff R38203012. All styles were sold in sizes S through XL and came in a variety of prints and colors including stripes and plaids.
Sold At:
Adrenaline, Bunger Kids, Carlsbad Pipelines, Driftwood Beach Shoppe, Farias Surf & Sport, Heritage Surf & Sport, K Five Board Shop, Nomad Surf Shop, Nor'easter Surf Shop, Offshore Surf & Skate, Pitti Bimi, Riders Outlet, Rusty, Shoppers Department Store, Spellbinders, Surf Hut, Third Ave Surf Shop Inc, TJX Companies/Marshalls, Wallerbears Surf & Sport and Wave Riding Vehicles nationwide from August 2008 through December 2008 for prices ranging from between about $40 and $65.
What To Do:
Immediately remove the drawstrings from the sweatshirts to eliminate the hazard, or return the garment to either the store or to Rusty North America for a full refund. For more information, contact Rusty North America toll-free at (877) 857-8789 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09168.html

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